Plourde, Stéphane

Chercheur scientifique,
Direction des sciences océaniques et environnementales,
Direction régionale des Sciences

Pêches et Océans Canada
Institut Maurice-Lamontagne
850, route de la Mer,
C.P. 1000
Mont-Joli (Québec) G5H 3Z4
Tél : 418 775-0676
Fax : 418 775-0546
courriel/email : stephane.plourde@dfo-mpo.gc.ca


Domaines de recherche :
- Écologie et dynamique de population du zooplancton en milieu sub-arctique et arctique : production et mortalité
- Biologie de la reproduction, alimentation des copépodes
- Effets des variations climatiques du la production secondaire
- Interaction entre les cycles de vie et la circulation : observations et modélisation couplée biologie-physique
- Production secondaire et biologie du recrutement des poissons
- Évolution de sous-population et sous-espèces de zooplancton
- Études de la distribution du zooplancton avec le Video Plankton Recorder (VPR)

Formation :
Ph. D. Biologie (2002)
Université Laval, Département de biologie, Québec (Qc), Canada.
Facteurs biologiques et physiques du contrôle de la dynamique de population de Calanus finmarchicus et C. hyperboreus dans l’estuaire maritime du Saint-Laurent, Canada.

M. Sc. Biologie (1992)
Université Laval, Département de biologie, Québec (Qc), Canada.
Titre : La reproduction de Calanus finmarchicus et sa relation avec la floraison printanière du phytoplancton dans l’estuaire maritime du Saint-Laurent, Canada.

B. Sc. Biologie (1989)
Université du Québec à Rimouski, Département de Biologie, Rimouski (Qc), Canada.

Emploi :
- Depuis juin 2003 : Chercheur scientifique, production secondaire à Pêches et Océans Canada, Institut Maurice-Lamontagne, Mont-Joli (Qc), Canada
- Mars 2002/Juin 2003 : Stagiaire postdoctoral au sujet du transport, de la production et de l’impact de l’alimentation du zooplancton arctique sur les flux de carbone dans le cadre du programme Shelf Basin Interaction (SBI), USA. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) à Woods Hole (MA), USA.
- Août 2001/Février 2002 : Biologiste (BI-2) à Pêches et Océans Canada, Institut Maurice-Lamontagne, Mont-Joli (Qc), Canada.
- Septembre 1992/Août 1996 : Agent de recherche dans le cadre du programme Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics USA (US GLOBEC). Université du Québec à Rimouski, Département d’océanographie, Rimouski (Qc), Canada.

Publications

Publications primaires :
Maps, F., Zakardjian, B., Plourde, S., Saucier, F. High resolution 3-D modelling of the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada : sensitivity to migration behaviour. Submitted to Progress in Oceanography in December 2007.
Plourde, S. Joly, P. (2008) Comparison of In situ Egg production rate in Calanus finmarchicus and Metridia longa : distinguishing methodological from species-specific effects. Marine Ecology Progress Series 353 : 165-175.
Johnson, C., Leising, A., Runge, J., Head, E., Pepin, P., Plourde, S., Durbin, E. Characteristics of Calanus finmarchicus dormancy patterns in the northwest Atlantic. ICES Journal of Marine Science Advanced Access December 13th 2007.
Campbell, R.G., Sherr, E.B., Ashjian, C.J., Plourde, S., Sherr, B.F., Hill, V., Stockwell, D.A. Mesozooplankton prey preference and grazing impact in the Western Arctic Ocean. Accepted in Deep-Sea-Research II in May 2007.
Runge, J.A., Plourde, S., Joly, P., Neihoff, B., Durbin, E. (2006). Characteristics of Egg Production of the Planktonic Copepod, Calanus finmarchicus, on Georges Bank : 1994-1999. Deep-Sea Research II : 53 : 2618-2631.
Plourde, S., Campbell, R.G., Ashjian, C.J., Stockwell, D.A. (2005) Seasonal and Regional Patterns in Egg Production of Calanus glacialis/marshallae in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas during Spring and Summer, 2002. Deep-Sea Research II 52 : 3411-3426.
Ashjian, C.J., Gallager, S.M., Plourde, S. (2005) Transport of Plankton and Particles between the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas during Summer 2002, described using a Video Plankton Recorder. Deep-Sea Research II 52 : 3259-3280.
Ashjian, C.J., Gallager, S.M., Plourde, S. (Accepted) Transport of Plankton and Particles between the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas during Summer 2002, described using a Video Plankton Recorder. Submitted to Deep-Sea Research (II) en mars 2004.
Plourde, S., Zakardjian, B., Runge, J. A., Dodson, J. D., Therriault, J.-C. Biological and physical control of the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in a large marine estuary as revealed by a 2-D coupled physical-biological model. Accepté dans Marine Ecology Progress Series en août 2004.

Zakardjian, B., Sheng, J., Runge, J. A., McLaren, I., Thompson, K. R., Gratton, Y., Plourde, S. (2003) Effects of temperature and circulation on the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of St. Lawrence and Scotian Shelf : Linking a stage-based life-history model to a three-dimensional hydrodynamic model. Journal of Geophysical Research. 108 (C11), 8016, DOI 10.1029/2002JC001410

Plourde, S., Joly, P., Runge, J.A., Dodson, J.D., Zakardjian, B. (2003) Life cycle of Calanus hyperboreus in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary : is it coupled to local environmental conditions ? Marine Ecology Progress Series 255 : 219-233.

Plourde, S., Dodson, J.J., Runge, J.A., Therriault, J.-C. (2002) Spatial and temporal variations in copepod community structure in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary, Canada. Marine Ecology Progress Series 230 : 221-224.

Plourde, S., Joly, P., Runge, J.A., Zakardjian, B., Dodson, J.J. (2001) Life cycle of Calanus finmarchicus in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary : imprint of circulation and late phytoplankton bloom. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 58 : 647-658.

Zakardjian BA, Runge JA, Plourde S, Gratton Y (1999) A biophysical model of the interaction between vertical migration of crustacean zooplankton and circulation in the Lower St. Lawrence Estuary. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 56:2420-2432.

Ohman, M.D., Drits, A.V., Clarke, M.E. and Plourde, S. (1998). Differential dormancy of co-occurring copepods. Deep-Sea Research. 8/9 : 1709-1740.

Madin, L.P., Bollens, S.M., Horgan, E., Butler, M., Runge, J.A., Sullivan, B.K., Klein-MacPhee, G., Durbin, E., Durbin, A.G., Plourde, S., Bucklin, A. and Clarke, M.E. (1996). Voracious Planktonic Hydroids : Unexpected Impact on a Coastal Marine Ecosystem. Deep-Sea Research II 43 : 1823-1829.

Durbin, E., Runge, J., Campbell, R., Garrahan, P., Casas, M. and S. Plourde (1997). Late Fall-Early Winter Recruitment of Calanus finmarchicus on Georges Bank. Marine Ecology Progress Series 151 : 103-114.

Runge, J.A. and Plourde, S. (1996). Fecundity characteristics of Calanus finmarchicus in coastal waters of eastern Canada. Ophelia. 44 : 171-187.

Plourde, S. and Runge, J.A. (1993). Reproduction of the planktonic copepod Calanus finmarchicus in the Lower St. Lawrence Estuary : relation to the cycle of phytoplankton production and evidence for a Calanus pump. Marine Ecology Progress Series 102 : 217-227.

Séminaires dans congrès internationaux :
Plourde, S., Pepin, P, and Head, E. (2008) Mortality, survival and recruitment of Calanus finmarchicus across the Atlantic Zonal Monitoring Program region, Northwest Atlantic. ASLO 2008 Summer Meeting, St. John’s NF, SS-35.

Maps, F., Plourde, S., Zakardjian, B., Saucier, F.J. (2007) Modelling the interactions between the hydrodynamics and the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, eastern Canada : (2) mechanistic formulation of the mortality, swimming behavior and diapause processes. Abstract accepted at the Fourth International Zooplankton Production Symposium, May 28- June 1, Hiroshima, Japan.

Johnson, C., Leising, A., Runge, J., Head, E., Pepin, P., Plourde, S., Durbin, E. (2007) Control of Calanus finmarchicus dormancy patterns in the northwest Atlantic : the Lipid Accumulation Window hypothesis. Abstract accepted at the Fourth International Zooplankton Production Symposium, May 28- June 1, Hiroshima, Japan.

Diab G, Sirois P, Plourde S, Gagné JA (2006) Influence of biotic and abiotic factors on growth and survival of marine and anadromous fish larvae in Saguenay fjord, Quebec. 30th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Lake Placid, NY, 11-14 septembre.

Ashjian, CJ, Sherr, EB, Campbell, RG, Sherr, BF, Plourde, S, Hill, VJ, Cota, GF (2006) Mesozooplankton-Microbial Food Web Interactions in Western Arctic Shelf and Basin Regions. Ocean Science Meeting. AGU/ASLO. Hononulu, Hawaii, USA.

Ashjian CJ, Plourde S, Campbell RG (2005) Egg production of the copepod Calanus glacialis in Arctic shelf and basin environment. ASLO Summer Meeting, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 19-2, 2005.

Campbell RG, Sherr EB, Sherr BF, Ashjian CJ, Plourde S (2005) Mesozooplankton grazing in the Western Arctic Ocean. ASLO Summer Meeting, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 19-2, 2005.

Ashjian, C.J., Gallager, S.M., Plourde, S. Transport of plankton and particles between the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas. ASLO/TOS Meeting, February 17, 2004, Honolulu, HI.

Sherr, B., Sherr, E., Ashjian, C., Campbell, R., Plourde, S. SBI- Microzooplanton as herbivores and food for mesozooplankton in Arctic Ocean Food Webs. ASLO/TOS Meeting, February 16-20, 2004, Honolulu, HI.

Plourde, S., Zakardjian, B., Dodson, J., Runge, J.A (2003) Does the interaction between life history and circulation maintain two sub-populations of Calanus finmarchicus in the St. Lawrence Estuary ? ICES/PICES 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium, Gijon, Spain, May 20-23 2003.

Plourde, S. Ashjian, C., Campbell, R. Egg production and hatching success of Calanus glacialis/marshallae : a dominant copepod in the SBI study region during 2002. Gordon Research Conference on Polar Marine Science, March 16-21, 2003, Ventura, CA.

Runge, J.A., Quinlan, J., Durbin, E., Incze, L., Lough, G., Manning, J., Mountain, D., Niehoff, B., Plourde, S., and Werner, F. (2000) The effect of spatial and temporal variations zooplankton concentrations on larval cod growth and survival on Georges Bank : a sensitivity analysis based on modeling and observations ICES CM 2000/M:17. ICES Annual Science Meeting. Brugge, Belgium. Sept. 2000.

Zakardjian, B.A., Runge, J.A., Plourde, S, Sheng, J., McLaren, I.A., Gratton, Y. and Thompson, K.R. (2000) The influence of circulation and water temperature on the distribution and abundance of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of St. Lawrence-Scotian Shelf System. Ocean Science Meeting. AGU/ASLO. San Antonio, Texas.

Plourde, S., Runge, J.A., Joly, P., and Zakardjian, B. (1999) Life cycle of Calanus finmarchicus in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary : imprint of circulation and late phytoplankton bloom. TASC : Population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the North Atlantic. ICES Symposium. Tromso, Norway.

Zakardjian, B.A., Gratton, Y., Lu, Y., McLaren, I.A., Plourde, S, Runge, J.A., Sheng, J., and Thompson, K.R. (1999) Coupling of the life cycle of Calanus finmarchicus with the hydrodynamics of the Gulf of St. Lawrence-Scotian Shelf System. TASC : Population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the North Atlantic. ICES Symposium. Tromso, Norway.

Runge, J.A., Plourde, S., Durbin, E., and Gratton, Y. (1998). Spatial-temporal variation in copepod egg production : implications for the productivity of prey of cod and haddock larvae. AGU/ASLO Ocean Science Meeting, San Diego.

Runge, J.A., Durbin, E., Plourde, S. and Gratton, Y. (1997). Spatial and temporal variation in egg production of Calanus finmarchicus on Georges Bank : implications for the productivity of prey of cod and haddock larvae. ICES CM 1997/T49. Conference presented at the 1997 ICES Annual Science Conference, 85th Statutory Meeting, Baltimore MA, 25 September to 3 October 1997.

Runge, J.A., Starr, M., Plourde, S. and Durbin, E. (1996). Relationship between the phytoplankton production cycle and recruitment rates in population of Calanus finmarchicus. Conference presented at the ASLO annual meeting, February 1996, San Diego, California. (research assistant work)

Runge, J.A. and Plourde, S. 1994. Sources of error in the measurement of egg production rates of the planktonic copepod, Calanus finmarchicus. ASLO Ocean Science Meeting, February 21-25, San Diego, California. Supplement to EOS, Transactions, American Geophys. Union 75 (3) : 187.

Affiches dans congrès internationaux :
Plourde, S., Joly, P., Ringuette, M., Maps, F., Fortier, L. (2007) Mortality rate in eggs and early naupliar stages of Calanus spp and Metridia longa : opposite effects of cannibalism/predation and phytoplankton biomass and their role in the control of population dynamics in sub-artic and arctic ecosystems. Abstract accepted at the Fourth International Zooplankton Production Symposium, May 28- June 1, Hiroshima, Japan.

Maps, F., Plourde, S., Zakardjian, B., Saucier, F.J. (2007) Modelling the interactions between the hydrodynamics and the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, eastern Canada : (1) The “Calanus circuit”. Poster presented at the Fourth International Zooplankton Production Symposium, May 28- June 1, Hiroshima, Japan.

Joly, P., Plourde, S., Irogien, X. (2007) A comparison of the performance of a new image analysis system (ZooImage) and the traditional taxonomist approach in the analysis of zooplankton samples from the Gulf of St. Lawrence, northwest Atlantic. Poster presented at the Fourth International Zooplankton Production Symposium, May 28- June 1, Hiroshima, Japan.

Niehoff, B., Kreibich, T., Plourde, S., Starr, M., Joly, P. (2007). Feeding of Calanus finmarchicus and Metridia longa females during the spring bloom in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada : evidence from stable isotope analysis and trophic biomarkers. Poster presented at the Fourth International Zooplankton Production Symposium, May 28- June 1, Hiroshima, Japan.

Plourde S, Campbell, RC, Ashjian CJ (2006) Egg production of Calanus glacialis/marshallae in different hydrographic regions of the Chukchi/Beaufort sea in 2002 and 2004. Ocean Science Meeting. AGU/ASLO. Hononulu, Hawaii, USA.

Plourde S, Joly P, Starr M, St-Amand L. (2005) Variations in climate forcing and their impacts on the egg production and recruitment of Calanus finmarchicus in the lower St. Lawrence estuary, Canada. Poster Z16, GLOBEC Symposium ‘Climate Variability and Sub-Arctic Marine Ecosystems’, Victoria, B.C., Canada, 16-20 May 2005.

Plourde S, Castonguay M. (2005) The RIVSUM - zooplankton biomass - Atlantic mackerel story : Does it hold with a second decade of data ? Poster E16, GLOBEC Symposium ‘Climate Variability and Sub-Arctic Marine Ecosystems’, Victoria, B.C., Canada, 16-20 May 2005.

Plourde, S., Campbell, R.G., Ashjian, C.J. Egg production and hatching success of Calanus glacialis/marshallae : A dominant copepod in the SBI study region during 2002. ASLO/TOS Meeting, February 16-20, 2004, Honolulu, HI.

Ashjian, C. C. Davis, S.Gallager, S. Plourde and P. Wiebe. Bridging the gap between biology and physics : insight from Video Plankton Recorder studies in the Arctic and the Antarctic. 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium (S6-P03). Sponsored by ICES, PICES, and GLOBEC. May 20-23, 2003 Gijón, Spain

Ashjian, C., R. G. Campbell, S. Plourde, E. Sherr, B. Sherr, J. Crain. The Desert Discovered : Recent Advances in the Understanding of Secondary Production Processes in the Arctic Ocean. 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium (S2-P05). Sponsored by ICES, PICES, and GLOBEC. May 20-23, 2003 Gijón, Spain

Runge, J.A., Werner, F., Durbin, E., Quinlan, J., Niehoff, B., Ohman, M., Plourde, S., Lough, G., Buckley, L. Trophodynamic modeling of zooplankton-fish interactions on Georges Bank : The sensitivity of growth of cod larvae to spatial/temporal variation in copepod production. ICES/PICES 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium, Gijon, Spain, May 20-23 2003.

Ashjian, C., Davis, C., Gallager, S., Plourde, S., Wiebe, P. Bridging the gap between biology and physics : Insight from Video Plankton Recorder studies in the Arctic and the Antarctic. ICES/PICES 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium, Gijon, Spain, May 20-23 2003.

Durbin, E., Runge, J.A., Durbin, A., Campbell, R., Garrahan, P., Bemis, M. and Plourde, S. 1995. Recruitment and Growth of Calanus finmarchicus and Pseudocalanus sp. on Georges Bank during late spring. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of The American Oceanographic Society. Newport, Rhode Island.

Durbin, E., Runge, J., Durbin, A., Campbell, R., Garrahan, P., Bemis, M., Rotunno, T. and Plourde, S. 1995. Late Fall-Early Winter Recruitment of Calanus finmarchicus on Georges Bank. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of The American Oceanographic Society. Newport, Rhode Island.

Thèse :
Plourde, S.
Facteurs biologiques et physiques du contrôle de la dynamique de population de Calanus finmarchicus et C. hyperboreus dans l’estuaire maritime du Saint-Laurent. Université Laval, Département de biologie, Québec (Qc), Canada. 153 pp.

English version

Stéphane Plourde
Scientist
Ocean Sciences Branch
Regional Sciences Branch
Tel : (418) 775-0676
Fax : (418) 775-0546

Research interests :
- Ecology and population dynamics of sub-arctic and arctic zooplankton
- Reproductive and feeding biology of copepods
- Effects of climate variability on secondary production
- Interaction between zooplankton life cycle and circulation : observations and coupled biological-physical models
- Secondary production and biology of fish recruitment
- Evolution of sub-populations and sub-species in zooplankton
- Studies of the distribution of zooplankton with the Video Plankton Recorder (VPR)

Education :
Ph. D. Biology (2002)
Université Laval, Department of biology, Québec (Qc), Canada.
Title : Biological and physical factors involved in the control of the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus and C. hyperboreus in the lower St. Lawrence estuary, Canada.

M. Sc. Biology (1992)
Université Laval, Department of biology, Québec (Qc), Canada.
Title : Reproduction of the marine copepod Calanus finmarchicus and its relation to the spring phytoplankton bloom in the lower St. Lawrence estuary, Canada.

B. Sc. Biology (1989)
Université du Québec à Rimouski, Department of biology, Rimouski (Qc), Canada.

Working experience :
- Since June 2003 : Scientist, secondary production at Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Institute Maurice-Lamontagne, Mont-Joli (Qc), Canada.
- March 2002/June 2003 : Postdoctoral fellow in the Shelf Basin Interaction program (SBI), USA. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), Woods Hole (MA), USA.
- August 2001/February 2002 : Biologist (BI-2) at Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Institute Maurice-Lamontagne, Mont-Joli (Qc), Canada.
- September 1992/August 1996 : Research assistant Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics program, USA (US GLOBEC). Université du Québec à Rimouski, Oceanography department, Rimouski (Qc), Canada.

Publications

Primary publications :
Plourde, S., Campbell, R.G., Ashjian, C.J., Stockwell, D.A. (Accepted) Seasonal and Regional Patterns in Egg Production of Calanus glacialis/marshallae in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas during Spring and Summer, 2002. Deep-Sea Research.
Ashjian, C.J., Gallager, S.M., Plourde, S. (Accepted) Transport of Plankton and Particles between the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas during Summer 2002, described using a Video Plankton Recorder. Submitted to Deep-Sea Research (II) en mars 2004.
Plourde, S., Zakardjian, B., Runge, J. A., Dodson, J. D., Therriault, J.-C. Biological and physical control of the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in a large marine estuary as revealed by a 2-D coupled physical-biological model. Accepté dans Marine Ecology Progress Series en août 2004.

Zakardjian, B., Sheng, J., Runge, J. A., McLaren, I., Thompson, K. R., Gratton, Y., Plourde, S. (2003) Effects of temperature and circulation on the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of St. Lawrence and Scotian Shelf : Linking a stage-based life-history model to a three-dimensional hydrodynamic model. Journal of Geophysical Research. 108 (C11), 8016, DOI 10.1029/2002JC001410

Plourde, S., Joly, P., Runge, J.A., Dodson, J.D., Zakardjian, B. (2003) Life cycle of Calanus hyperboreus in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary : is it coupled to local environmental conditions ? Marine Ecology Progress Series 255 : 219-233.

Plourde, S., Dodson, J.J., Runge, J.A., Therriault, J.-C. (2002) Spatial and temporal variations in copepod community structure in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary, Canada. Marine Ecology Progress Series 230 : 221-224.

Plourde, S., Joly, P., Runge, J.A., Zakardjian, B., Dodson, J.J. (2001) Life cycle of Calanus finmarchicus in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary : imprint of circulation and late phytoplankton bloom. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 58 : 647-658.

Zakardjian BA, Runge JA, Plourde S, Gratton Y (1999) A biophysical model of the interaction between vertical migration of crustacean zooplankton and circulation in the Lower St. Lawrence Estuary. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 56:2420-2432.

Ohman, M.D., Drits, A.V., Clarke, M.E. and Plourde, S. (1998). Differential dormancy of co-occurring copepods. Deep-Sea Research. 8/9 : 1709-1740.

Madin, L.P., Bollens, S.M., Horgan, E., Butler, M., Runge, J.A., Sullivan, B.K., Klein-MacPhee, G., Durbin, E., Durbin, A.G., Plourde, S., Bucklin, A. and Clarke, M.E. (1996). Voracious Planktonic Hydroids : Unexpected Impact on a Coastal Marine Ecosystem. Deep-Sea Research II 43 : 1823-1829.

Durbin, E., Runge, J., Campbell, R., Garrahan, P., Casas, M. and S. Plourde (1997). Late Fall-Early Winter Recruitment of Calanus finmarchicus on Georges Bank. Marine Ecology Progress Series 151 : 103-114.

Runge, J.A. and Plourde, S. (1996). Fecundity characteristics of Calanus finmarchicus in coastal waters of eastern Canada. Ophelia. 44 : 171-187.

Plourde, S. and Runge, J.A. (1993). Reproduction of the planktonic copepod Calanus finmarchicus in the Lower St. Lawrence Estuary : relation to the cycle of phytoplankton production and evidence for a Calanus pump. Marine Ecology Progress Series 102 : 217-227.

Primary publications (submitted) :
Runge, J.A., Werner, F., Durbin, E., Quinlan, J., Niehoff, B., Ohman, M., Plourde, S., Lough, G., Buckley, L. Trophodynamic modeling of zooplankton-fish interactions on Georges Bank : The sensitivity of growth of cod larvae to spatial/temporal variation in copepod production. Submitted to ICES Journal Marine Science Special number for ICES/PICES 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium, Gijon, Spain, May 20-23 2003.

Oral presentations in international meetings :
Ashjian, C.J., Gallager, S.M., Plourde, S. Transport of plankton and particles between the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas. ASLO/TOS Meeting, February 17, 2004, Honolulu, HI.

Sherr, B., Sherr, E., Ashjian, C., Campbell, R., Plourde, S. SBI- Microzooplanton as herbivores and food for mesozooplankton in Arctic Ocean Food Webs. ASLO/TOS Meeting, February 16-20, 2004, Honolulu, HI.

Plourde, S., Zakardjian, B., Dodson, J., Runge, J.A (2003) Does the interaction between life history and circulation maintain two sub-populations of Calanus finmarchicus in the St. Lawrence Estuary ? ICES/PICES 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium, Gijon, Spain, May 20-23 2003.

Plourde, S. Ashjian, C., Campbell, R. Egg production and hatching success of Calanus glacialis/marshallae : a dominant copepod in the SBI study region during 2002. Gordon Research Conference on Polar Marine Science, March 16-21, 2003, Ventura, CA.

Runge, J.A., Quinlan, J., Durbin, E., Incze, L., Lough, G., Manning, J., Mountain, D., Niehoff, B., Plourde, S., and Werner, F. (2000) The effect of spatial and temporal variations zooplankton concentrations on larval cod growth and survival on Georges Bank : a sensitivity analysis based on modeling and observations ICES CM 2000/M:17. ICES Annual Science Meeting. Brugge, Belgium. Sept. 2000.

Zakardjian, B.A., Runge, J.A., Plourde, S, Sheng, J., McLaren, I.A., Gratton, Y. and Thompson, K.R. (2000) The influence of circulation and water temperature on the distribution and abundance of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of St. Lawrence-Scotian Shelf System. Ocean Science Meeting. AGU/ASLO. San Antonio, Texas.

Plourde, S., Runge, J.A., Joly, P., and Zakardjian, B. (1999) Life cycle of Calanus finmarchicus in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary : imprint of circulation and late phytoplankton bloom. TASC : Population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the North Atlantic. ICES Symposium. Tromso, Norway.

Zakardjian, B.A., Gratton, Y., Lu, Y., McLaren, I.A., Plourde, S, Runge, J.A., Sheng, J., and Thompson, K.R. (1999) Coupling of the life cycle of Calanus finmarchicus with the hydrodynamics of the Gulf of St. Lawrence-Scotian Shelf System. TASC : Population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the North Atlantic. ICES Symposium. Tromso, Norway.

Runge, J.A., Plourde, S., Durbin, E., and Gratton, Y. (1998). Spatial-temporal variation in copepod egg production : implications for the productivity of prey of cod and haddock larvae. AGU/ASLO Ocean Science Meeting, San Diego.

Runge, J.A., Durbin, E., Plourde, S. and Gratton, Y. (1997). Spatial and temporal variation in egg production of Calanus finmarchicus on Georges Bank : implications for the productivity of prey of cod and haddock larvae. ICES CM 1997/T49. Conference presented at the 1997 ICES Annual Science Conference, 85th Statutory Meeting, Baltimore MA, 25 September to 3 October 1997.

Runge, J.A., Starr, M., Plourde, S. and Durbin, E. (1996). Relationship between the phytoplankton production cycle and recruitment rates in population of Calanus finmarchicus. Conference presented at the ASLO annual meeting, February 1996, San Diego, California. (research assistant work)

Runge, J.A. and Plourde, S. 1994. Sources of error in the measurement of egg production rates of the planktonic copepod, Calanus finmarchicus. ASLO Ocean Science Meeting, February 21-25, San Diego, California. Supplement to EOS, Transactions, American Geophys. Union 75 (3) : 187.

Posters in international meetings :
Plourde, S., Campbell, R.G., Ashjian, C.J. Egg production and hatching success of Calanus glacialis/marshallae : A dominant copepod in the SBI study region during 2002. ASLO/TOS Meeting, February 16-20, 2004, Honolulu, HI.

Ashjian, C. C. Davis, S.Gallager, S. Plourde and P. Wiebe. Bridging the gap between biology and physics : insight from Video Plankton Recorder studies in the Arctic and the Antarctic. 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium (S6-P03). Sponsored by ICES, PICES, and GLOBEC. May 20-23, 2003 Gijón, Spain

Ashjian, C., R. G. Campbell, S. Plourde, E. Sherr, B. Sherr, J. Crain. The Desert Discovered : Recent Advances in the Understanding of Secondary Production Processes in the Arctic Ocean. 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium (S2-P05). Sponsored by ICES, PICES, and GLOBEC. May 20-23, 2003 Gijón, Spain

Runge, J.A., Werner, F., Durbin, E., Quinlan, J., Niehoff, B., Ohman, M., Plourde, S., Lough, G., Buckley, L. Trophodynamic modeling of zooplankton-fish interactions on Georges Bank : The sensitivity of growth of cod larvae to spatial/temporal variation in copepod production. ICES/PICES 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium, Gijon, Spain, May 20-23 2003.

Ashjian, C., Davis, C., Gallager, S., Plourde, S., Wiebe, P. Bridging the gap between biology and physics : Insight from Video Plankton Recorder studies in the Arctic and the Antarctic. ICES/PICES 3rd International Zooplankton Production Symposium, Gijon, Spain, May 20-23 2003.

Durbin, E., Runge, J.A., Durbin, A., Campbell, R., Garrahan, P., Bemis, M. and Plourde, S. 1995. Recruitment and Growth of Calanus finmarchicus and Pseudocalanus sp. on Georges Bank during late spring. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of The American Oceanographic Society. Newport, Rhode Island.

Durbin, E., Runge, J., Durbin, A., Campbell, R., Garrahan, P., Bemis, M., Rotunno, T. and Plourde, S. 1995. Late Fall-Early Winter Recruitment of Calanus finmarchicus on Georges Bank. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of The American Oceanographic Society. Newport, Rhode Island.

Thesis :
Plourde, S. Biological and physical factors involved in the control of the population dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus and C. hyperboreus in the lower St. Lawrence estuary, Canada. Université Laval, Department of biology, Québec (Qc), Canada, 153 pp.

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